March 31, 2021
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2021 Kitchen Trends: Kitchen Renovation Ideas for a Stylish and Functional Space

Looking to renovate your kitchen this year? Check out these top 2021 kitchen trends before you start designing your new space.
January 22, 2019

5 Tips to avoid completely ruining a kitchen remodel.

It takes a lot of time and effort to perfectly plan out a kitchen remodel that leaves you with dream kitchen, and a good remodeling experience. However, without some forethought and preventative measures, a kitchen remodel can get ugly very quickly. Here are 5 tips to keep that kitchen remodel […]
January 8, 2019

Should your contractors use subtrades?

Hiring the right contractor for your renovation project can make or break that project. An often overlooked point when choosing a contractor is how involved they are in the actual nuts and bolts of the renovation. So, which is better? A contractor who does everything themselves or one that hires […]
August 20, 2018

3 ways to add value to your kitchen remodel

Although there are endless combinations in materials, layout, and design of a kitchen, most people tend to stick to the same or similar choices. It obvious why, of course. No one wants something that will look odd or dated or just plain wrong, so they stick to certain themes. Have […]
July 23, 2018

The Pros and Cons of an Open Concept Kitchen.

Open concept kitchens are a trend that is here to stay. There are a lot of positive things that can be said of having little to no barrier between the kitchen and the living and/or dining room. Are there any negatives to an open concept kitchen? I suppose there are […]
July 2, 2018

Should You Hire a Renovation Contractor or DIY?

Have you heard that series of commercials on the radio from Rona? You know, the ones that say “We’re here to help take you from <disappointing voice> ‘I can’t believe you did that to our bathroom.’ to <exciting voice> ‘ I can’t believe you did that to our bathroom!” They […]
January 29, 2018

Three easy ways to save money on a kitchen renovation.

Renovating a kitchen can be an expensive endeavor but there are many ways to save a bit of your hard earned cash and still have a great looking kitchen. Here are 3 ways to shave a bit of cost off your kitchen project without skimping on a quality product. Go […]
January 11, 2018

Why an Island? 3 reasons to have one in your kitchen.

Open a kitchen design magazine or check out a gallery of kitchen photos and one thing you’ll notice is that many kitchen featured include an island. Why an island you ask? Well, here are three great reasons for having one in your kitchen. Extra counter top space Almost everyone wants […]
August 16, 2017

The Castlebrook Kitchen Tranformation

At Nord Alta Construction, we have done all sorts of renovations. Kitchens, bathrooms, additions, commercial work and a whole host more. Sometimes, however, there’s a project that we do that simply sticks with us as a project we’re especially proud of. Our Castlebrook renovation is one of those. When showing […]
March 2, 2017
Sherwood Park Kitchen Renovation with Island

Open Concept Kitchens: Things to consider when designing.

A successful kitchen renovation starts with a healthy amount of planning. In other articles I’ve written, I’ve talked about the need to assess your family’s lifestyle, determine HOW you use your kitchen, in order to begin planning a kitchen design that will meet your needs. In the case of designing […]
January 23, 2017

Planning a Kitchen Renovation in 2017?

The old expression, “The kitchen is the heart and soul of your home” has never been more true than in 2017. With the changes in our lifestyles, the kitchen is no longer simply the place where mom makes dinner and does the dishes afterwards. It’s a place where the family […]
August 30, 2016

Why Custom Cabinetry is better the big box retailers.

One of the major components to a kitchen renovation, of course, is cabinets and they can represent a big portion of the budget that goes into creating an exciting new kitchen. With all of the places to buy kitchen cabinets here in Edmonton, and all of the options available, what […]